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Nick Cave is a man of many talents. Musician. Songwriter. Screenwriter. Novelist. Actor. The Australian was born in Warracknabeal, Victoria in 1957, and would go onto form the alternative rock band Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, who have since successfully released a string of hit albums. In film, Nick has starred in two films with Brad Pitt: Johnny ... See full bio »
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 2013/I About Time (writer: "Into My Arms")
 2013 The English Teacher (writer: "People Ain't No Good")
 2012 Rage (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Lanie Lane Guest Programs Rage (2012) ... (writer: "Where the Wild Roses Grow")
 2012 Jack Irish: Bad Debts (TV Movie) (writer: "Red Right Hand" - as Cave)
 2012 Jack Irish: Black Tide (TV Movie) (writer: "Red Right Hand" - as Cave)
 2012 Lawless ("Burnin' Hell") / (performer: "Fire and Brimstone", "Sure 'Nuff 'N Yes I Do", "End Crawl") / (writer: "Fire in the Blood", "Cosmonaut", "Hymn", "End Crawl")
 2012 No me la puc treure del cap (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Amor (2012) ... (performer: "Straight to You")
 2012/I Wakey Wakey (writer: "Hamlet (Pow, Pow, Pow)")
 2011 Need for Speed: The Run (Video Game) (performer: "MONEY AND RUN") / (writer: "MONEY AND RUN")
 2011 Luther (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.4 (2011) ... (writer: "Palaces of Montezuma" - uncredited)
 2011 True Blood (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- She's Not There (2011) ... (performer: "She's Not There")
 2011 Doctors (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Elsewhere (2011) ... (performer: "Where the Wild Roses Grow" - uncredited)
  Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (lyrics - 1 episode, 2010) (music - 1 episode, 2010)
- Episode #2.174 (2010) ... (lyrics: "Mickey Mouse and the Goodbye Man") / (music: "Mickey Mouse and the Goodbye Man")
 2010 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 (writer: "O Children")
 2010 Lowdown (TV Series) (writer - 8 episodes)
- Project Runaway (2010) ... (writer: "There She Goes, My Beautiful World" - as N. Cave)
- Who's Your Baddy? (2010) ... (writer: "There She Goes, My Beautiful World" - as N. Cave)
- A Lavish Swinger (2010) ... (writer: "There She Goes, My Beautiful World" - as N. Cave)
- Cooper Scooper (2010) ... (writer: "There She Goes, My Beautiful World" - as N. Cave)
- Hart of Darkness (2010) ... (writer: "There She Goes, My Beautiful World" - as N. Cave)
 2010 Alan Wake (Video Game) (writer: "Up Jumped The Devil" - as Nicolas Cave)
 2009 Shadows and Silhouettes (Short) ("Song for Jesse")
  Nip/Tuck (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2009) (writer - 1 episode, 2009)
- Wesley Clovis (2009) ... (performer: "The Mercy Seat" - uncredited) / (writer: "The Mercy Seat" - uncredited)
 2009 Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant (writer: "Red Right Hand")
 2009 Capitalism: A Love Story (Documentary) (lyrics: "Moving On") / (music: "Moving On")
 2009 Sin Nombre (writer: "SONG FOR BOB", "LAST RIDE BACK TO KC")
 2008 Bank Bang (performer: "We Came Along This Road") / (writer: "We Came Along This Road")
 2008 Palermo Shooting (writer: "Dream (Song for Finn)", "Song for Frank")
 2007 Istories apo tin apenanti ohthi (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Daneikos efialtis (2007) ... ("Weeping Song")
 2007 The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford (arranger: "The Ballad of Jesse James") / (performer: "The Ballad of Jesse James")
 2007 Traveler (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Retreat (2007) ... (writer: "Easy Money")
 2006 Fiction (writer: "Are You The One (I've Been Waiting For)", "Nature Boy", "Love Letter")
 2006 Deliver Us from Evil (Documentary) (performer: "Time Jesum Transeuntum et Non Revertentum") / (writer: "Time Jesum Transeuntum et Non Revertentum")
 2005 Kylie 'Showgirl': The Greatest Hits Tour (Video) (writer: "Where the Wild Roses Grow")
 2005 The Work of Director Anton Corbijn (Video documentary) (writer: "Straight To You")
 2005 The Work of Director Jonathan Glazer (Video documentary) (writer: "Into My Arms")
 2005 The Proposition (arranger: "There Is a Happy Land" (1850)) / (lyrics: "Danny Boy") / (performer: "The Rider Song") / (writer: "The Rider Song")
 2005 Leonard Cohen: I'm Your Man (Documentary) (performer: "I'm Your Man", "Suzanne")
 2005 Romance & Cigarettes (writer: "Little Water Song")
 2005 Mouth to Mouth (writer: "The Hair Shirt")
 2004 Peaches (performer: "Bring It On") / (writer: "Bring It On")
 2004 Shrek 2 (writer: "People Ain't No Good")
 2004 Hellboy (writer: "Red Right Hand")
 2004 I Pass for Human (lyrics: "6 Inch Gold Blade")
 2004 The L Word (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Luck, Next Time (2004) ... (performer: "Into My Arms")
 2003 Hinter Gittern - Der Frauenknast (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Trügerische Hoffnung (2003) ... (performer: "Where The Wild Roses Grow")
 2003 Liquid Assets (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Kylie's Millions (2003) ... (writer: "Where the Wild Roses Grow" - uncredited)
 2001 Winged Migration (Documentary) (performer: "To Be By Your Side")
 2001 He Died with a Felafel in His Hand (performer: "The Mercy Seat" (2000 live version), "The Mercy Seat") / (writer: "The Mercy Seat" (2000 live version), "The Mercy Seat", "Into My Arms")
 2001 Intimacy (performer: "In the Ghetto" (1967))
 2001 If I Should Fall from Grace: The Shane MacGowan Story (Documentary) (performer: "What a Wonderful World")
 2000 The New Country (TV Movie) (writer: "Deanna")
 2000 Chopper (writer: "Release the Bats" - as Cave)
 2000 On the Beach (TV Movie) (writer: "Into My Arms")
 2000 Kevin & Perry Go Large (writer: "Release The Bats")
 2000 Scream 3 (writer: "Red Right Hand 2" - as Cave)
 1999 Tell Me Something (writer: "Red Right Hand")
 1999 Soft Fruit (writer: "The Weeping Song")
 1999 The Runner (writer: " (Are You) The One That I've Been Waiting For", "People Ain't No Good")
 1998 The Acid House (performer: "Sweetest Embrace") / (writer: "Sweetest Embrace")
 1998 The X Files (performer: "Red Right Hand") / (writer: "Red Right Hand")
 1998 Zero Effect (writer: "Into My Arms")
 1997 Scream 2 (writer: "Red Right Hand" - as Cave)
 1997 True Love and Chaos (writer: "The Ship Song", "Let Love In")
 1996 Scream (writer: "Red Right Hand")
 1996 Box of Moon Light (writer: "Red Right Hand")
 1994 Dumb & Dumber (writer: "Red Right Hand")
 1993 Faraway, So Close! (performer: "Faraway, So Close!", "Cassiel's Song") / (writer: "Faraway, So Close!", "Cassiel's Song")
 1992 Anita (writer: "THE SHIP SONG")
 1992 Gas, Food Lodging (writer: "Lament")
 1991 Until the End of the World (writer: "(I'll Love You) Till the End of the World")
 1990 The Freshman (writer: "FROM HER TO ETERNITY")
 1988 Dandy (Documentary) (writer: "Tupelo", "City of Refuge", "Moon Is In the gutter", "Knockin' on Joe", "A Box for Black Paul", "Mutiny in Heaven")
 1987 Visible Reality: Pictures in the Night by Stefan Bremer (Documentary short) (performer: "The Carny", "Jacks Shadow")
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Other Works:

The Good Son - Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds album. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 32 Interviews | 8 Articles | 5 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds | Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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[on working with Warren Ellis of 'The Bad Seeds'] I think I bring out something in Warren that he doesn't get on his own, and the same for me. I know that because of the difficulty that has always been for me to write songs. The process is very lonely. It was similar for music because I could never really tell, playing the chords on the piano, if the song was going to be great or just dead in the... See more »

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Winner of the 2005 Q Classic Songwriter Award. See more »

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Soaring sorrowful musical scores See more »

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Virgo

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